5 Common Life Hack Myths That Aren’t True At All

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Debunking life hacks are always fun — come on, pointing out silly people doing silly workarounds for silly things to save a silly amount of time never gets old — so Household Hacker whipped up a quick list of five myths that some people do that don’t actually help change anything.

Putting batteries in the fridge? Using salt to make water boil faster? All nonsense. I’m beginning to enjoy the turning tide against inane life hacks. Sometimes the best life hack is no life hack. [Household Hacker]